removing our boots in evening’s glowing sunset the pilgrimage ends Kim M. Russell, 29th September 2019 My response to Carpe Diem #1754 An Act Of Devotion: the pilgrimage ends We’ve reached the end of a wonderful September, having travelled around the world and walked several pilgrimages.
on the trail of saints among early hyacinths footprints in the snow Kim M. Russell, 27th September 2019 My response to Carpe Diem #1753 Trail of Saints, Krakow, Poland Today we are on the ‘Trail of Saints’, a pilgrimage in the city of Krakow, where there are many Catholic churches, cathedrals and graves of people […]
far from home amid the sparkle of gold crumbled ancient bones Kim M. Russell, 26th September 2019 My response to Carpe Diem #1752 Pilgrimage of the Relics, Maastricht (The Netherlands) In today’s new episode of the ‘act of devotion’ month we have arrived in the Netherlands, home of Chèvrefeuille, our host. He has chosen a […]
blurred with Irish mist Brigid’s votives by the lough silent pilgrimage Kim M. Russell, 24th September 2019 My response to Carpe Diem #1751 Lough Derg, Donegal (Ireland) We are still following our spiritual path through pilgrim’s routes around the world. Yesterday we were in Peru and today we are back in Europe, At Lough Derg […]
distant devotion following the Incas only in dreams Kim M. Russell, 23rd September 2019 My response to Carpe Diem #1750 Señor de Huanca, Peru Today’s pilgrimage in our ‘act of devotion’ is a lesser known route in Peru where, every year, thousands of pilgrims from all over South America visit the Chapel of Señor de […]
footsore and weary approaching the holy shrine with smiles and blessings Kim M. Russell, 8th September 2019 My response to Carpe Diem #1741 Santiago de Compostela This month, our theme is ‘an act of devotion’” and all the prompts are pilgrimages around the world. Today we have a familiar pilgrimage: Santiago de Compostela.
on well-trodden paths following saints and pilgrims steadfast footsteps Kim M. Russell, 6th September 2019 My response to Carpe Diem #1740 Münchner Jakobsweg This month we are traveling around the world searching for pilgrimage-routes as an act of devotion and today we are walking on the Münchner Jakobsweg, on which there are several routes. The […]
all the hills are green from Melrose to Lindisfarne mystical causeway Kim M. Russell, 4th September 2019 My response to Carpe Diem #1739 St Cuthbert’s Way (Scotland) In today’s episode, we have a pilgrimage in Scotland, a route established in the late nineties between Melrose in the Scottish borders and England that ends on the […]
so many footprints on the sacred mountain’s path steps of devotion Kim M. Russell, 1st September 2019 My response to Carpe Diem #1737 Introduction to a month full of devotion: Adam’s Peak We have started a new month of prompts entitled ‘An Act of Devotion’ on the familiar theme of pilgrimages. Today we’re visiting Adam’s […]
one of many tears trickling down the window pane mirror of heartache Kim M. Russell, 2017 My response to Carpe Diem Namasté the Spiritual Way #2 pilgrimage For this special feature, Chèvrefeuille has given us three days to respond, instead of five as the regular prompts. He has explained that Namasté, the spiritual way, is […]